Privacy Policy

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TRAID takes your right to privacy seriously. Although we may collect non-personal information as you browse the site, such as the type of internet browser that you use, we will not be able to identify you from this information.

What information do you collect

On some parts of our website, you may need to register your email address, postal mail or phone number – for example to download education resources or to book a home collection. In these circumstances we will collect and safely store your email address and name. TRAID will never give your contact details to other organisations.

TRAID’s website uses third party systems like Google Analytics and Addthis so we can analyse how people use our site. To do this, they use cookies which are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. This information is collected anonymously and tells us things like what pages are most browsed on our site, helping us to improve the website. TRAID does not and cannot track or store personal information of site users.

Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit

Public areas of the website

Any communication or material that you transmit to, or post on, any public area of the site including any data, questions, comments and suggestions is treated as, non-confidential and non-proprietary information.

How do I opt out?

Unsubscribing from a TRAID mailing list is easy as you can click the unsubscribe button at the bottom of one of our emails or contact us by email putting ‘Unsubscribe’ in the subject field. In these cases, we will remove your details completely from our database.

How can I find out more about my rights under the Data Protection Act?

The collection and use of personal information on this site is in accordance with the Data Protection Act of 1998 ( UK).). The DPA applies to all data held within the European Economic Area (EEA). We will only transfer data to an organisation outside this area if we have a contract with it which ensures that the standards set out in this policy are maintained.

If you have any questions about TRAID’s privacy policy, please email TRAID.

TRAID is a registered charity (no. 297489) and a company registered in England (no. 2143753). Our registered address is 65 Leonard Street, London EC2A 4QS.

Last updated: August 2013